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Has Fred Segal gone from L.A. cool to tepid with moves to LAX, Vegas?
Has Fred Segal gone from L.A. cool to tepid with moves to LAX, Vegas?

Once upon a time, Fred Segal was the epitome of SoCal cool — a collection of stores where shoppers discovered the next big thing, where designers pitched their wares hoping to be discovered, where other retailers walked the floor hoping some of its magic would rub off. It's difficult to imagine any other retailer rivaling Fred Segal — name-checked in films such as "Clueless," "Legally Blonde" and "Less Than Zero" — for sheer "L.A.-ness." That's why many a perfectly arched eyebrow was raised in May 2012 with the announcement that the worldwide rights to the Fred Segal name — but not the two existing Fred Segal...

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